Francis I( 1494-1547) The Ambitious

Francis I( 1494-1547) The Ambitious

Francis I was the first true renaissance monarch of France. His reign coincided with the Protestant reformation. His catholic paranoia led to increasingly violent persecution. Extravagant and sensual he left France richer in culture but economically weaker. He died of syphilis.

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I am an artist with a fascination with history. Not battles per se, but the culture and personalities that shape history. Gossip is good too.
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